Foeniculum

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Foeniculum
Foeniculum July 2011-1a.jpg
Foeniculum vulgare in flower
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Apiales
Family: Apiaceae (Umbelliferae)
Genus: Foeniculum
Mill.
Type species
Foeniculum vulgare
Mill.[1]

Foeniculum is a genus of flowering plants in the carrot family. It includes the commonly cultivated fennel, Foeniculum vulgare.

Species[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ lectotype designated by N. L. Britton et Millspaugh, Bahama Flora 313 (26 Jun 1920)
  2. ^ The Plant List, search for Foeniculum
  3. ^ Tropicos, Foeniculum Mill.
  4. ^ Quézel, Pierre Ambrunaz 1957. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de l'Afrique du Nord 48: 91
  5. ^ Maire, René Charles Joseph Ernest, Weiller, Marc, & Wilczek, Ernst 1935. Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de l'Afrique du Nord 26: 121
  6. ^ Miller, Philip 17Gardeners Dictionary, eighth edition, Foeniculum